Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Network Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Security
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 98 107
Rank change year-on-year +27 +9 -31
Contract jobs citing Network Security 14 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.39% 0.74% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.85% 6.29% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 12
Milton Keynes median daily rate £444 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.94% -3.61% +14.48%
10th Percentile £372 £300 £365
90th Percentile £613 £461 £438
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £444 £450 £403
% change year-on-year -1.39% +11.80% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Network Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 129 175 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.77% 11.79% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 90 111
Milton Keynes median daily rate £460 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.58% +1.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £180 £313 £213
90th Percentile £550 £476 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £460 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +15.00% +1.27% -7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.50 £18.12 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.92% -3.90% +39.63%
10th Percentile £12.58 £13.05 £15.70
90th Percentile £27.70 £55.00 £19.65
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.94% -10.53% +31.03%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Security in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Security Management
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 4 (28.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) Threat Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Governance
4 3 (21.43%) PMO
4 3 (21.43%) Project Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Project Governance
4 3 (21.43%) CCSE
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) CCNP
5 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) Retail

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) HSRP
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) NetScreen
2 1 (7.14%) NX-OS
2 1 (7.14%) OSPF
2 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
2 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Commercial Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Commercial Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Procurement Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Check Point GAiA
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 4 (28.57%) Security Management
2 4 (28.57%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Governance
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Project Governance
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) ISMS
5 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCSE
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCSA
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) AlgoSec
3 1 (7.14%) Arista
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee
3 1 (7.14%) NetScout